Russia attacks Odessa port after signing deal to unblock Ukraine’s grain exports

KYIV, Ukraine-Russia launched a missile attack on Ukraine’s major grain-export port of Odessa, officials said, an international agreement to ease the blockade of the Black Sea coast and allow safe transportation of grain and other food items A few hours after signing. Mitigating an emerging global food crisis.

The attack on Odessa appears to violate the terms of a UN-brokered agreement signed by Russia and Ukraine in Istanbul on Friday, which stipulated that the two countries would attack port facilities or civilian vessels used to transport grain. Will refrain from doing The agreement was reviewed by the Wall Street Journal. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres Condemning the strike, a statement said all parties have committed to ensuring the safe movement of Ukrainian grain shipments.